work in progress rijk van rodenrijs

16 April 2019

The 'Rijk van Rodenrijs' project is currently under construction. The main structures of the renewed monumental farmhouse, nine semi- detached houses and a multifunctional service building are becoming more and more visible. During the restoration of the monumental farm, unfortunately... Lees verder

The story behind the design for KPN's headquarters

04 April 2019

Curious about the story behind our design for the expansion of KPN's headquarters? A nice article was recently published in 'De Architect'. Click here for the article (Dutch only).... Lees verder

Het verhaal achter het ontwerp voor hoofdkantoor KPN

04 April 2019

Benieuwd naar het verhaal achter ons ontwerp voor de uitbreiding van het hoofdkantoor van KPN? In 'De Architect' verscheen onlangs een uitgebreide publicatie. Klik hier voor het artikel.... Lees verder

Mayor Aboutaleb (Rotterdam) visits V8 Architects office

26 March 2019

In preparation of the water, food, energy innovation mission to Dubai, last Friday Rotterdam Mayor Aboutaleb visited the office of V8 Architects. The delegates spoke about the design for the Dutch Pavilion for EXPO 2020 in Dubai. The innovation mission,... Lees verder

CNN: "Dutch pavilion design is showcase for low-tech sustainability revival in Dubai"

12 March 2019

CNN, among the world's leaders in online news and information delivery, observed and wrote about a revival of low-tech sustainability in Dubai, shown by three national pavilions for the Expo 2020. Michiel Raaphorst is quoted about the unique design for... Lees verder

Expansion of KPN head office completed

08 January 2019

The expansion of KPN's head office in Rotterdam has been completed. With V8’s design for a new publicly accessible plinth and the renovation of the tower, the building fundamentally strengthens the entrance of the Wilhelminapier in Rotterdam. Architecture Given the... Lees verder

Design of Dutch pavilion for Dubai EXPO 2020 unveiled

09 December 2018

The winning design for the Dutch pavilion was announced today in Dubai by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, the Netherlands Enterprise Agency and the Dutch Dubai consortium. The pavilion has been designed as a closed-loop climate system in which private... Lees verder

Expansion of KPN head office completed

22 November 2018

The expansion of KPN's head office in Rotterdam has been completed. With V8’s design for a new publicly accessible plinth and the renovation of the tower, the building fundamentally strengthens the entrance of the Wilhelminapier in Rotterdam. Architecture Given the... Lees verder

Consortium with V8 Architects wins contract for the Dubai EXPO 2020 Dutch Pavilion

13 November 2018

A consortium comprising Expomobilia, V8 Architects, Kossmann.dejong and Witteveen+Bos has been selected to design and construct the Dutch Pavilion at EXPO 2020 in Dubai. The award was made following a European tender procedure with a total of eleven consortiums participating.... Lees verder

Cooltoren wins prize 'Most Significant Real Estate Project Rotterdam 2018'

02 November 2018

The Cooltoren has been proclaimed by the Rotterdam public as 'Most Significant Real Estate Project of Rotterdam 2018'. Yesterday evening developer UVastgoed received the prize for this. The other nominees were LittleC and Zalmhaven. The construction of the 150-meter high... Lees verder

Outlines transformation office building Zoetermeer visible

18 October 2018

After a period of demolition work and construction preparations, the first outlines of the new loft apartments at the Stadhuisplein in Zoetermeer are visible. The steel structure on the existing roof has now been installed. Next week a start will... Lees verder